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Primo Ristorante - Reykjavik

Thingholtsstraeti 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 553 4200
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (211 reviews)
“cannelloni” (14 reviews)
“garlic bread” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Thingholtsstraeti 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 592 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Well, what a joke. waitresses just chatting around or being on their phones and when you look at them and try to get them to your table they start blinding you. when we managed to get our order through they apparently forgot all about our...More

1  Thank chubakra
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner at Primo tonight. I think it is misnamed. Secondi, at best. Fairly inattentive wait staff. We had to ask twice to get water to the table. I overheard another patron ask for the brand of the house wine. Answer...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 4 days ago

I came here once a little after I arrived in Reykjavik and did not think it was too bad. Came back a few weeks ago and the experience changed my mind. I came in here with friends and we ordered a meal. The waitress said...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pleasant italian restaurant in the center of town which served a very tasty lassagna. Speedy, cheerful service.

Thank Geoffrey N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here with friends from our cruise ship and only had drinks,the waitress was very welcoming when we entered we were shown to a table and took our order we had Viking lagers very nice,the restaurant inside was beautifully decorated.

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined here whilst visiting Reykjavík as we fancied Italian. We were seated straight away and were quickly asked for our drink order. I tried the Viking draught lager which proved to be very nice. A nice touch was that we were given a bottle of...More

Thank Rojo447
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 10 days travelling in Iceland, this little gem was definatelly the food highlight for our trip! Beautiful decor and the food was devine, we had the lasagna, pizza and canneloni. Worth every penny!

Thank Dijana S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe unique in Reykjavik. Pretty good Italian food. Reservations advisable. Prices are reasonable for Reykjavik . Close to downtown. Worth a try.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cosy restaurant in two levels, divided to several rooms maing the surroundings not so noisy. We ate pizzas - OK, but the icelandic style seems to bake them a bit too crispy and dry and not use much of tomato and cheese.

Thank MerjaRa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After walking around Reykjavik and reading menus for every restaurant we encountered, we finally decided on Primo. We weren't disappointed. The decor, atmosphere, service and food were all very good. For an appetizer we had the mozzarella bruschetta, which was just okay, and for dinner...More

Thank homegirl465
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Questions & Answers
Helen R
27 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Vala E |
Yes, we are open. We have a special three course menu. And you need to reserve a table :) On behalf of Primo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thingholtsstraeti 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 553 4200
Authentic Italian restaurant with an Icelandic twist. Perfect downtown location in the heart of Reykjavik.
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